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Norfolk State vacates 97 wins, placed on probation by NCAA

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) – Norfolk State’s athletic department will vacate 97 victories and three conference championships and spend two years on probation after an NCAA investigation that found the school allowed 48 ineligible student-athletes to compete over a period of four academic years. The school and the NCAA’s Division I Committee on Infractions announced the … Continue reading

Former college wrestler suing after series of concussions
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Former college wrestler suing after series of concussions

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A former Old Dominion University wrestler has filed a lawsuit against the school, saying that despite being knocked out three times over a six-week period and exhibiting symptoms of concussions, coaches failed to refer him for medical treatment. News outlets report Jordan Marshall says in the lawsuit that he suffered three … Continue reading

MEAC honors Dukes, Mauricio with weekly baseball accolades
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MEAC honors Dukes, Mauricio with weekly baseball accolades

NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State outfielder Denathan Dukes and right hander Jonathan Mauricio were named the MEAC Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, by the conference office on Monday. Dukes, a junior, batted .538 (7-for-13) in NSU’s four games against VCU and Maryland Eastern Shore last week. He stole five bases, scored six runs … Continue reading

Bishop’s late TD run helps offense beat defense 33-30 in Green & Gold Game
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Bishop’s late TD run helps offense beat defense 33-30 in Green & Gold Game

Fan Fest/Spring Game Photo Gallery NORFOLK, Va. – Larry Bishop rushed for two touchdowns, including the winning 1-yard plunge on the final possession of the scrimmage, to lead the offense over the defense, 33-30, in the annual Norfolk State Green & Gold Game on Saturday at Dick Price Stadium. The game was played utilizing a … Continue reading

NSU Twilight track meet slated for April 13
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NSU Twilight track meet slated for April 13

Meet Schedule & Information NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State University track and field programs will host a twilight meet on Wednesday, April 13 beginning at 6 p.m. at William “Dick” Price Stadium. Track events in the evening meet will include the men’s and women’s sections of the 5,000 meters, 1,500m, 3,000m steeplechase, 400m hurdles, … Continue reading